Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
173 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
127 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
84 days
80 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
106 days
105 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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127 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
173 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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72 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
52 days
69 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
46 days
76 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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108 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
160 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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35 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
57 days
47 days
North Sydney
27 days
103 days
Sydney
39 days
94 days
Yarmouth
52 days
93 days
Bridgewater
111 days
56 days
Yarmouth
119 days
69 days
Sydney
105 days
148 days
Truro
112 days
159 days
Truro
115 days
159 days
New Glasgow
173 days
114 days
Kentville
437 days
182 days
Kentville
321 days
344 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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136 days
Antigonish
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426 days
Kentville
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Amherst
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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144 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
16 days
39 days
New Glasgow
36 days
22 days
Sydney
25 days
49 days
Yarmouth
51 days
44 days
Bridgewater
84 days
35 days
Truro
44 days
77 days
Yarmouth
46 days
78 days
Sydney
84 days
66 days
Truro
85 days
99 days
New Glasgow
150 days
72 days
Kentville
199 days
106 days
Kentville
150 days
217 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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76 days
Antigonish
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364 days
Kentville
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Amherst
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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94 days

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